This is the strenuous trek crossing 11 passes, three of which are over 5000m and you have to be physically fit & mentally prepared. The trek beings from Paro/Punakha (west) and ends in Bumthang/Trongas (central). It is a combination of Chomolhari, Laya & Lunana trek crossing the Renchen zoe pass (5400m), the highest pass in Bhutan. The trek can take 21 days or 28 days (ending in Bumthang) depending on which you prefer to choose. It is one of the most challenging treks in the Himalayas.
This treks leads you to the seldom visited region of Lunna, passing some of the last virgin peaks of the Himalayas offering you a great variety of trekking conditions-from picturesque farmland and forest to alpine pastureland. This trek will take you close to the huge snow, ice and rock faces of the mountains where most of the Himalayan peaks tower to the north, most of which are unnamed and unclimbed . The only inhabitants are rare species such as bharal, or blue sheep, taking and the snow leopard. During the spring, summer and automn, the alpine meadows are filled with countless varieties of flowers.
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